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Air quality and automobile emission control

National Academy of Engineering. Coordinating Committee on Air Quality Studies.

Air quality and automobile emission control

a report

by National Academy of Engineering. Coordinating Committee on Air Quality Studies.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Automobiles -- Motors -- Exhaust gas.,
    • Air -- Pollution -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby the Coordinating Committee on Air Quality Studies, National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering.
      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Works.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD886.5 .N37 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination4 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5167389M
      LC Control Number74602497

      An emission performance standard is a limit that sets thresholds above which a different type of vehicle emissions control technology might be needed. While emission performance standards have been used to dictate limits for conventional pollutants such as oxides of nitrogen and oxides of sulphur (NOx and SOx), this regulatory technique may be used to regulate greenhouse gasses, particularly. Search this site. Air Quality Board. Home.

      Such fuels have the potential to improve air quality, particularly in urban areas. Reduction in emissions and improvement in air quality depend on the type of fuel used and other factors. Alternative fuels may improve air quality by reducing mass emission rates from motor vehicles or reducing emissions of photo-chemically reactive HC compounds. Health Effects from Automobile Emissions The emissions from millions of vehicles add up. These emissions are byproducts from the engine combustion process and from the evaporation of fuel. Despite the ever-growing number of vehicles on the road, studies show that ten to thirty percent of vehicles cause the majority of vehicle-related air Size: KB.

      the quality of the air, such as gases and particles from volcanoes, dust from natural We will focus on the air pollutants from automobile emissions, chemical odors and factory smoke and their controls. 2. Main air Pollutants and Industrial Emissions Inventory . \EPA// November MOTOR VEHICLE EMISSIONS CONTROL. BOOK ONE POSITIVE CRANKCASE VENTILATION SYSTEMS U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Office of Air and Waste Management Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards Research Triangle Park, North Carolina I 3.


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